Editorial Team

Editors-in-Chief

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Qing Jiang, MD, PhD (Sports Medicine and Adult Reconstructive Surgery)

The center of Diagnosis and Treatment for Joint Disease, Drum Tower Hospital, Medical School, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
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Freddie H. Fu, MD, DSc(Hon), DPs(Hon) (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
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Shiro Ikegawa, MD, PhD (Basic Research)

Laboratory for Bone and Joint Diseases, RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences, Yokohama, Japan

Executive Editor-in-Chief

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Dongquan Shi, MD, PhD (Sports Medicine and Adult Reconstructive Surgery)

Department of Sports Medicine and Adult Reconstruction, Drum Tower Hospital, Medical School, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China

Associate Editors

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Hong Cai, MD (Orthopaedics)

Department of Orthopaedics, Peking University Third Hospital, Beijing, China
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Dr. Wei Chai, MD, PhD (Adult Reconstruction)

Department of Adult Reconstruction, PLA General Hospital, 301 Orthopaedic Hospital, Beijing, China
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Antonia F. Chen MD/MBA (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, USA
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Yunsu Chen, MD (Joint Surgery)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Shanghai Jiaotong University Affiliated Sixth People’s Hospital, Shanghai, China
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Jianbing Ma, M.D. (Knee Joint Reconstruction)

Department of Knee Joint Reconstruction, Xi'an Honghui Hospital, Medical School, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, China
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Haihong(Henry) Mao, MD, MS, CAQ

School of Medicine, Indiana University, Indiana, USA
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Hong Wei Ouyang (Sports medicine & Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine)

School of Basic Medical Science, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
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Wenwei Qian, MD (Orthopaedic Joint)

Orthopedic Department of Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Beijing, 100730, China
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Jian Wu, MD (Adult Joint Reconstructive Surgery)

Department of Adult Joint Reconstructive Surgery, Beijing Jishuitan Hospital, Beijing, China
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Charlie C. Yang (Joint Replacement)

Colorado Joint Replacement, Centura Health Physician Group, Denver, Colorado, USA

Editorial Board

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Joseph A. Abboud, MD

The Rothman Institute at Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
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Nobuo Adachi, MD, PhD (Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
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Haruhiko Akiyama, MD, PhD (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Department of Orthopaedics, Gifu University, Gifu, Japan
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Neel Anand, MD (Spine Surgery)

Department of Surgery, Cedars-Sinai Spine Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.
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Olufemi R. Ayeni, MD, MSc, FRCSC (Orthopaedic Surgery)

McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
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Hao-Chiun Chang, MD

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei
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Wei-Cheng Chen, MD (Sports Medicine)

Department of Sports Medicine, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taipei
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Xiao Chen (Sports System Injury and Regeneration)

Zhejiang University, HangZhou, China
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Tae-Joon Cho, MD, PhD (Pediatric Orthopaedics)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine; Division of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Seoul National University Children’s Hospital, Seoul, Korea
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Alexis Chiang Colvin (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, USA
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Michael B. Cross, MD (Hip and Knee Replacement)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
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Darren L. de SA, MD, FRCSC (Orthopedic Surgery)

University of Pittsburgh, UPMC Center for Sports Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
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Justin N Duke, MD (Adult Arthroplasty)

Regional West Hospital, Scottsbluff, Nebraska, USA
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Delphine Duprez (Formation of the musculoskeletal system)

CNRS UPMC IBPS-UMR7622-Developmental Biology Laboratory, INSERM ERL U1156 F-75005, Paris, France
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Nicolas Fiz (Traumatology and Orthopedic Surgery)

Arthroscopic Surgery Unit, Hospital Vithas San Jose, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain; Biotechnology Institute, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain 
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Naoshi Fukui, MD, PhD (Arthritic Joint Disease and Sports Medicine)

Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Life Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
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Kevin Lloyd Garvin, MD (Hip and Knee Reconstruction)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, 985640 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska, USA
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Chukwuweike U. Gwam, MD (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, USA.
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Yuichi Hoshino, MD, PhD (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe University, Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Japan
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Norimasa Iwasaki, MD, PhD (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Kita 15, Nishi 7, Kita-Ku, Sapporo 060-8638, Japan
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Seth A. Jerabek, MD (Hip and Knee Replacement)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
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Tao Ji, MD

Musculoskeletal Tumor Center, People’s Hospital, Peking University, Beijing, China.
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Pauel Jutte, PhD

Department of Orthopaedics, University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, the Netherlands.
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Elizaveta Kon, MD(Orthopaedic Surgery)

Joint Reconstruction Center, Humanitas Research Hospital, Milan, Italy
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Nikolaos Kourkoumelis, PhD (Medical Physics)

Department of Medical Physics, Faculty of Medicine, School of Health Sciences University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece
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Myung Chul Lee, MD, PhD(Orthopedic Surgery)

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Seoul National University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
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Guanghua Lei, MD, PhD (Orthopedics)

Department of Orthopedics, Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, Changsha, Hunan, China
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Albert Lin, MD (Shoulder Surgery and Sports Medicine)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
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Jun Lu, MD, PhD (Adult Trauma and Joint Surgery)

Department of Orthopaedics, Southeast University Affiliated Zhongda Hospital, Nanjing, China
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Sharmila Majumdar, PhD (Radiology and Biomedical Imaging)

Musculoskeletal and Quantitative Imaging Research Group, Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA
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Maurilio Marcacci, MD (Orthopedics and Traumatology)

Humanitas University, Bologna, Italy
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Hideo Matsumoto, MD, PhD (Sports Medicine)

Institute for Integrated Sports Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
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Tomoyuki Matsumoto, MD, PhD (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe University Graduate School of Medicine, Kobe, Hyogo, Japan
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Young Lae Moon, MD (Orthopaedic)

Department of Orthopaedic, Chosun University Hospital, Gwangju, Korea
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Takeshi Muneta, MD, PhD (Orthopaedic Surgery)

National Hospital Organization Disaster Medical Center, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
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Robert P. Nirschl, MD, MS (orthopaedic surgery)

Nirschl Orthopaedic Center for Sports medicine and Joint Reconstruction, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Virginia Hospital Center, Arlington, Virginia, USA.
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Mitsuo Ochi (Orthopedic Surgery)

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
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Vinod K. Panchbhavi, MD, FACS, FAOA, FAAOS, FABOS (Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Texas, USA
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Rocco Papalia, MD (Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery)

Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Campus Bio-Medico University of Rome, Rome, Italy.
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Andrew Price, BA MBB (Ch) FRCS, FRCS, DPhil (Trauma & Orthopaedics)

Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology, and Musculoskeletal Science, NIHR Biomedical Research Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
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Yves Renaudineau, PharmD, PhD (Immunologist)

Laboratory of immunology and immunotherapy, the CHRU Morvan, Brest, France
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Luigi Sabatini, MD (Orthopaedics and Traumatology)

Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino, CTO Hospital, Turin, Italy.
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Peter K. Sculco, MD (Hip and Knee Replacement)

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
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Felix H. Savoie III, MD (Orthopaedics)

Department of Orthopaedics, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
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Kenneth Schmidt (Adult Reconstruction)

Center for Interventional Biomaterials, School of Biological and Health Systems Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, USA
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Lynn Snyder-Mackler, PT, ATC, Sc.D, SCS, FAPTA (Orthopedic Rehabilitation and Sports Medicine)

Department of Physical Therapy and Biomechanics and Movement Science Program, University of Delaware, Newark, New Jersey, USA
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Li Sun, MD (Orthopaedics)

Department of Orthopaedics, Guizhou Provincial People’s Hospital, Guiyang, Guizhou, China
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Yasuhito Tanaka

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Nara Medical University, Kashihara, Japan
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Andrea Trecci, MD (Orthopaedic Surgery)

Regina Montis Regalis, Mondovi, Italy
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Carola F van Eck, MD, PhD (Orthopaedic sports medicine)

University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
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Pascal-André Vendittoli, MD, MSc, FRCS(C) (Orthopedic Surgery)

Department of orthopedic surgery, Maisonneuve-Rosemont Hospital / University of Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Rene Verdonk, MD, PhD (Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology)

Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, Jan Palfijn Ziekenhuis, 9000, Ghent, Belgium.
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Shoufeng Wang, MD, PhD ( Musculoskeletal Oncology)

Department of Orthopaedics, Drum Tower Hospital, Medical School, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
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Kate E. Webster, PhD (anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction)

La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia; Exercise and Rehabilitation Research Focus Area, Melbourne, Australia
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Kurt R. Weiss, MD

Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Musculoskeletal Oncology, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
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Nan Wu, MD (Orthopedic Surgery)

Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Peking Union Medical College Hospital, Peking Union Medical College and Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Beijing, China
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Mohammad A. Yabroudi, PhD, PT, MS (Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy)

Department of Rehabilitation Sciences, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Amman, Jordan
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Chun Hoi Yan, MD (Orthopaedics & Traumatology)

Department of Orthopaedics & Traumatology, The University of Hong Kong, Queen Mary Hospital, Hong Kong, China
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Tzai-Chiu Yu, MD (Joint Reconstruction)

R and D Center of joint reconstruction, Tzu-chi Medical center, Hualien
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Stefano Zaffagnini, MD (Orthopaedic surgery)

Sports Traumatology Department of Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
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Guangxin Zhou, MD, PhD

Department of Orthopedics, School of Medicine, Jinling Hospital, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China.
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Jinyu Zhu, MD, PhD (Adult Reconstructive Surgery)

Institute of Orthopedics, Xijing Hospital, The Air Force Medical University, Xi’an, China
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Zezhang Zhu, MD (Orthopedic Surgery)

Department of Spine Surgery, the Affiliated Drum Tower Hospital of Nanjing University Medical School, Nanjing, China

Section Editors

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Jin Dai, MD (Orthopedics)

Department of Sports Medicine and Adult Reconstruction, Drum Tower Hospital, Medical School, Nanjing University, Nanjing, China
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Peter G Gerbino, MD (Sports Medicine)

Monterey Joint Replacement and Sports Medicine, Monterey, California, USA
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Lin Guo, MD (Joint Surgery)

Centre for Joint Surgery, Southwest Hosptal, Third Millitary Medical University, Chongqing, China
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Tianlong Huang, MD (Adult Joint Reconstructive Surgery, Sports Medicine)

The Orthopeadic Department of The Second Xiangya Hospital of Central South University, Renmin Road 139, Furong Region, Changsha, China
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Yongtao Mao (Orthopaedics)

Department of Orthopaedics, the Second Affiliated Hospital of Soochow University, Suzhou, China
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Hongfei Shi, MD, PhD (Orthopaedic Trauma)

Department of Orthopaedics, Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital; Associate Professor, Nanjing University Medical School, Nanjing, China
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Dandan Wang, MD, PhD

Department of Rheumatology and Immunology, Nanjing Drum Tower Hospital, Nanjing University Medical School, Nanjing, China
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Jianda Xu, MD, PhD

Department of Orthopedics, Changzhou Traditional Chinese Medical Hospital, Affiliated to Nanjing University of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Changzhou, China.
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Pengfei Zan, MD, PhD

Department of Orthopedic surgery, School of Medicine, Second affiliated Hospital of Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China.

Cover Image Illustrator

Zhijing Xu

Shanghai, China

Managing Editors

Eunice X. Xu

Editorial Office, Annals of Joint

Grace S. Li

Editorial Office, Annals of Joint

Senior Editor

Silvia L. Zhou

Editorial Office, Annals of Joint

Science Editor

Rui Wu

Editorial Office, Annals of Joint